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Buzzfeed News reports the University of Washington has warned researchers there to be on the lookout for suspicious packages.
A new pilot program aims to identify DNA matches between Florida felons and unsolved crimes nationwide.
The Verge writes that the plan to collect migrants' DNA and add it to an FBI database will change the tenor of that database.
As 2020 dawns, forensic genomics is poised for growth as companies aim to harness the power of consumer databases coupled with advances in sequencing.
Verogen's ForenSeq kit and Thermo Fisher Scientific's Precision ID Whole Genome Panel can now be used to create DNA profiles for a national repository.
The Irish Times reports that US lawmakers and law enforcement agencies are concerned about ties between the US and Chinese genomics firms.
Forensic laboratories can now use the Applied Biosystems Precision ID System mtDNA analysis to submit profiles to a national database.
The Wall Street Journal examines billing codes used by uBiome.
The FBI approved the MiSeq FGx Forensic Genomics System for use by forensic labs for generating DNA profiles for the National DNA Index System.
The moves come in the wake of an FBI search of the company's San Francisco office as part of an investigation into its billing practices.
The Washington Post reports that Herbert Tabor, who worked at the US National Institutes of Health for 77 years, has died at 101.
The World Bank is seeking approval for a $12 billion plan to provide low-income nations with funds to procure SARS-CoV-2 vaccines, according to Reuters.
Science writes that public health officials and others are debating whether cycle threshold values should be included on SARS-CoV-2 results.
In Nucleic Acids Research this week: online database of SARS-CoV-2 protein structures, atlas of the human brain, and more.